Northland region

There are approximately 108 applications for Crown engagement in the Northland region.

Details of processed applications

The majority of applications are still being processed. More information (including contact details and maps) will be added to this page as applications are processed and confirmed.

This list is subject to change. Please check this page regularly.

Applicant group Ngati Kuta and Patukeha ki Te Rawhiti
Representative group Motu Kokako Ahu Whenua Trust
Contact Jamie Hurikino Hakaraia, 818A East Coast Rd, Oteha, AUCKLAND 0630
Application for Customary marine title
Application Area Area surrounding Motu Kokako   / Rawhiti 2C and Rakaumangamanga / Rawhiti 3B2. See map
Pathway Crown Engagement
Map Ngati Kuta and Patukeha ki Te Rawhiti MAP [PDF, 135 KB]
Applicant group Te Iwi o Te Roroa
Representative group Te Roroa Whatu Ora and Manawhenua Trusts
Contact Alan Nesbit; PO Box 6, Waimamaku, HOKIANGA 0446
Application for Customary marine title and protected customary rights
Application Area From Arai te Uru (35°32'2.9"S & 173°22'3.4"E), South Hokianaga in the north to Tikitiki (36°4'16.7"S & 173°50'53.5"E) north of Glinks Gully to the south. Within this area are the significant areas of Kaikai Beach Waimamaku, Wairau, Kawerua, Waipoua, Waikara, Maunganui Bluff, Aranga Beach, Ureti, Omamari, Moremonui, Ripiroa, Bayleys, Mahuta Gap and Tikitiki.
Pathway Crown Engagement
Map Te Iwi o Te Roroa Application [PDF, 193 KB]
Applicant group Ngā Uri o Ngāti Kuri
Representative group Ngāti Kuri Trust Board
Contact Harry Burkhardt, 5399 Main North Road, Ngātaki RD4, KAITAIA 0484
Application for Customary marine title
Application Area Ngāti Kuri Area of Interest as defined in the Appendix to Ngāti Kuri Claims Settlement Act 2015 and out to 12 nautical miles.

Note: the application area includes the entire common marine and coastal area, out to 12 nautical miles, around Manawatawhi/Three Kings Islands and each of the Kermadec Islands.
Pathway Crown Engagement
Map Ngā Uri o Ngāti Kuri Map [PDF, 203 KB].
Note: the application area for each off shore island includes the entire common marine and coastal area out to 12 nautical miles.
Applicant group Te Uri ō Hau
Representative group Te Uri o Hau Settlement Trust
Contact Deborah Harding, 2/5 Hunt St, PO Box 657, Whangarei 0140
Application for Customary marine title and protected customary rights
Application Area 1) From Te Arai Point to Langs Beach and extending out to 12 nautical miles; 2) the northern part of Kaipara Harbour from Karaka Point to midway between the harbour mouth, seaward for 12 nautical miles, north and then back to the coast at Mahuta Gap
Pathway Crown engagement
Map Te Uri ō Hau map [PDF, 1.6 MB]
Applicant group The iwi of Ngāti Whātua
Representative group Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Whātua
Contact Russell Kemp and Nadia Glavish, PO BOX 1784 Whangarei 0140
Application for Customary marine title and protected customary rights
Application Area Kaipara harbour shoreline including the harbour mouth. The Kaihū, Wairoa, Arapaoa, Ōtamatea, Ōruawharo, Tōpuni, Hōteo, Makarau, Kaukapakapa river systems.
Pathway Crown engagement
Map Kaipara Harbour map [PDF, 1 MB]
Applicant group Kahukuraariki Trust
Representative group Martha Selwyn, Project Coordinator, Kahukuraariki Trust
Contact Martha Selwyn, 57 Motatau Road, Papatoetoe, Auckland 2025
Application for Customary marine title and protected customary rights
Application Area From Rangikapiti Head in Doubtless Bay to South Head in Whangaroa Bay extending 12 nautical miles seaward
Pathway Crown engagement
Map Kahukuraariki Trust Map [PDF, 357 KB]
Applicant group Ngā Whānau o Te Aupouri ki Te Kao
Representative group Maunganui Bluff (Parengarenga 5B2A) Trustees
Contact Te Reo Hau, 2875 Mangakahia, Parakao RD
Application for Customary marine title
Application Area Beach area adjacent to Parengarenga 5B 2A Block from Waitaiki stream in the South to the Te Karaka stream in the North including Ormanga Pa and Waka-te-haua and Oromanga out to 12 nautical miles
Pathway Crown engagement
Map Ngā Whānau o Te Aupouri ki Te Kao Map [PDF, 308 KB]
Applicant group Te Whanau Hau O Te Whiu Hapu
Representative group Decendants of Wiremu Hau from the hapu Te Whiu of Te Waimate, Mamaku, Kowhara and Te Karaka
Contact Te Reo Hau, 2875 Mangakahia Road, Parakao RD2, WHANGAREO 0172
Application for Customary marine title and protected customary rights
Application Area The area from Dead Whale reef in Te Puna Inlet Kerikeri to Motoune Island and back to the Boundaries of Whara, Karaka and Te Mamaku Blocks
Pathway Crown engagement
Map Te Whanau Hau O Te Whiu Hapu Map [PDF, 488 KB]
Applicant group Ngati Wharara Hapu
Representative group Ngati Wharara Hapu Trust
Contact Mike Diamond, Ngati Wharara Hapu, P.O. Box 156, Opononi 0445, NORTHLAND
Application for Customary marine title and protected customary rights
Application Area In general the area within a 12 nautical mile parallel coastal boundary to Mitimiti beach around Niniwa (North Hokianga Head) to cross the Hokianga Harbour nearest to and at Koutu Point down the coast to Araiteuru (South Hokianga Head) and down to Maunganui Bluff
Pathway Crown engagement
Map Ngati Wharara Hapu map [PDF, 224 KB]
Applicant group Ngapuhi, Ngati Wai, Haki Pereki and Ngawhetu Sadler Whanau Trust
Representative group TeKiripute Sadler
Contact TeKiripute Sadler, 4/116 Wellington Street, Freemans Bay 1011, AUCKLAND
Application for Customary marine title and protected customary rights
Application Area The area from Matauri Bay South to Lang's Beach out to 12 nautical miles; from Te Arai Point South to Pakiri, including all off shore islands as well as Little Barrier Island (Hauturu Is.) and Great Barrier Island (Aotea Is.); and from Hokianga Harbour South to Rehutai. 
Pathway Crown engagement
Map Ngapuhi, Ngati Wai, Haki Pereki and Ngawhetu Sadler Whanau Trust map [PDF, 412 KB]
Applicant group Te Kapotai
Representative group Waikare Maori Committee
Contact Heather Jamieson, Tukau Law, 91 Hupara Road, RD 2, Kaikohe, NORTHLAND
Application for Customary marine title and protected customary rights
Application Area The area in respect of the Waikare Inlet 
Pathway Crown engagement
Map Te Kapotai map [PDF, 272 KB]
Applicant group Nga Whanau o Parengarenga Incorporation
Representative group Parengarenga Incorporation
Contact Mr Chad Paraone & Ms Ngainanga Kapa, 6636 Far North Road, RD 4 Kaitaia 0484
Application for Customary marine title and protected customary rights
Application Area In respect of an area in the Parengarenga Harbour and from Wairahi stream north to the east coast boundary between Parengarenga Incorporation and Te Runanga Nui o Te Aupouri out to 12 nautical miles; from Te Arai north to Waitaiki; from Te Karaka north to Te Karo (the northern boundary of Parengarenga Incorporation lands) out to 12 nautical miles.
Pathway Crown engagement
Map Nga Whanau o Parengarenga Incorporation map [PDF, 168 KB]
Applicant group Heihei Whanau (Ngai Tawake, Ngati Rehia)
Representative group Atareira Heihei
Contact Winston McCarthy, PO Box 68279, Newtown, Auckland
Application for Customary marine title and protected customary rights
Application Area Area from Waiaua Bay through Takou Bay and South to Tapuaetahi Bay seaward to the 12 nautical mile boundaries
Pathway Crown engagement
Map Heihei Whanau map [PDF, 259 KB]